Electrical Power-Line Installer and Repairer Salary Information in New York

The average annual and hourly salaries for electrical power-line installers and repairers in the state of New York are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of electrical power-line installers and repairers among New York cities is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Electrical Power-Line Installers and Repairers in New York

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$43,510
25th Percentile Wage
$63,040
50th Percentile Wage
$78,980
75th Percentile Wage
$94,170
90th Percentile Wage
$104,110

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for electrical power-line installers and repairers in New York in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $104,110. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $78,980. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $43,510.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$20.92
25th Percentile Wage
$30.31
50th Percentile Wage
$37.97
75th Percentile Wage
$45.28
90th Percentile Wage
$50.05

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for electrical power-line installers and repairers in New York in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $50.05. The median hourly salary is $37.97. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $20.92.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of electrical power-line installers and repairers from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201678,980-0.33%0.61%
201579,2401.27%-
201478,230-2.58%-
201380,2502.18%-
201278,500--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Electrical Power-Line Installers and Repairers in New York Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of electrical power-line installers and repairers in some New York cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of electrical power-line installers and repairers in state of New York ranges from $58,890 to $89,640. The highest paying area for electrical power-line installers and repairers in New York is Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown with a median annual salary of $89,640. The second highest paying city/area in New York State is Central New York nonmetropolitan area (mean annual salary $88,370). The lowest paying area is Syracuse with a median annual salary of $58,890.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown
$89,640
Central New York nonmetropolitan area
$88,370
Rochester
$85,730
Buffalo-Niagara Falls
$84,430
Glens Falls
$82,800
New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island
$80,820
Utica-Rome
$80,190
Capital-Northern New York nonmetropolitan area
$79,980
New York-White Plains-Wayne
$77,910
Southwest New York nonmetropolitan area
$73,410
Syracuse
$58,890


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